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Cyble-Android App-Disguised-QR scanner-Spreads Joker Trojan Malware Variant

Android App Disguised as a QR scanner, Spreads Joker Variant Trojan

A Joker malware performs the malware functionality of a Spyware or a Trojan and signs up a user for a premium subscription and downloads the infection application from the threat actor’s command-and-control server to the unsuspecting user’s device.  Generally, this type of malware is quite undetectable. It works by extracting SMS details and other personal information from the user’s device by displaying ads, that interact with advertisement sites.  Some of the primary information that the malware can steal from the victim’s device are:  Text messages  Device …

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Android Application Disguised as Dating App Targets Indian Military Personnel

During our regular threat hunting exercises, Cyble researchers discovered that threat actors are employing new attack vectors to target users belonging to different sectors across the world. Based on a blog by 360 Core Security, we observed PJobRAT spyware samples disguised as genuine dating and instant-messaging apps.   Our research was in line with the findings of 360 Core Security, and we found the spyware disguising as …

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